Archive for the ‘Park Cannon’ Category

Reps. Cannon, Park and Waites Applaud Joint Chiefs of Staff for Support of Open Military Service for Transgender People

ATLANTA – State Representatives Park Cannon (D-Atlanta), Sam Park (D-Lawrenceville) and Keisha Waites (D-Atlanta) today commended the Joint Chiefs of Staff for their support of open military service for transgender people. (more…)

Rep. Cannon Sponsors Legislation to Serve as Department of Public Health Regulatory Guide

ATLANTA – State Representative Park Cannon (D-Atlanta) sponsored House Bill 454 during the 2017 legislative session, legislation which will serve as a regulatory guide to the Department of Public Health. This legislation would require all Department of Public Health facilities to provide individuals who undergo HIV testing with information dependent on their test results. (more…)

Reps. Cannon, Drenner and Waites Comment of North Carolina’s HB 2

ATLANTA – State Representatives Park Cannon (D-Atlanta), Karla Drenner (D-Avondale Estates) and Keisha Waites (D-Atlanta) today commented on North Carolina’s House Bill 2, or the “bathroom bill”: (more…)

Georgia Legislators Respond to National Crisis

ATLANTA – Several Georgia legislators recently participated in a conference call to discuss establishing a statewide legislative agenda to enhance community relations in their districts and throughout the state of Georgia.  (more…)

Statements from Reps. Cannon, Drenner and Waites on Orlando Shooting

ATLANTA – State Representatives Park Cannon (D-Atlanta), Karla Drenner (D-Avondale Estates) and Keisha Waites (D-Atlanta) today issued statements regarding the shooting on Sunday, June 12, 2016, at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida: (more…)